Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences PGDipHealSc
UC's Health Sciences qualifications give health professionals, non-clinical members of the health workforce and others interested in the health sector or health issues the opportunity to examine critically a range of significant issues in health sciences, and where relevant to improve their professional practice. Many graduates continue to work within their health profession while others work in health-related fields, the social services, or local or central government.
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences students may either follow a general programme, or focus on a specialisation and receive their qualification endorsed in early intervention, environment and health, health behaviour change, health information management, men’s health or palliative care.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences is a one-year full-time qualification equivalent to Part I of the master’s degree. An interdisciplinary programme, students complete advanced study in Health Sciences, choosing from courses in over twenty disciplines.
Candidates must have completed a relevant bachelor’s degree or equivalent health qualification.
One year full-time, or equivalent part-time.
For full requirements see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (University Regulations website).
For course advice contact the School of Heath Sciences.